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  Volume 24, Number 2, Winter 2006

Table of Contents

From: Shofar: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Jewish Studies

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Special Issue: The Cultural and Historical Stabilities and Instabilities of Jewish Orientalism

Guest Editor: Ranen Omer-Sherman

Contributors to This Issue

pp. vii-viii | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0006

Editor's Introduction

Introduction: The Cultural and Historical Stabilities and Instabilities of Jewish Orientalism

pp. 1-10 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0026


Reading Hebrew Melodies

pp. 11-32 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0005

The Rebel Queen and Constructions of Jewish Identity in Late Victorian Britain

pp. 33-54 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0025

"Mosaic Arabs": Jews and Gentlemen in Disraeli's Young England Trilogy

pp. 55-69 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0028

A Provocative Blind Spot: Orientalism and Charlotte Tonna's Judah's Lion

pp. 70-91 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0018

"Till Spring Comes": Arabic and Hebrew Literary Debates among Iraqi-Jews in Israel (1950-2000)

pp. 92-123 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0033

Yitzhak Shami: Ethnicity as an Unresolved Conflict

pp. 124-139 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0017

Review Essay

Reimagining the "Artless Jew:" A Commentary on Recent Interventions in Jewish Art History

pp. 140-145 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0022

Book Reviews

Negotiating Diaspora: Jewish Strategies in the Roman Empire (review)

pp. 146-148 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0012

Border Lines: The Partition of Judaeo-Christianity (review)

pp. 148-151 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0019

Faith Transformed: Christian Encounters with Jews and Judaism (review)

pp. 151-154 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0011

How the Bible Became a Book: Textualization in Ancient Israel (review)

pp. 154-156 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0020

Ayelet Ahavim: Iyunim Be-Khokhmat Ha-Ahava (review)

pp. 156-158 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0023

Akharekha Na-Rutsa (review)

pp. 158-160 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0024

The Beginning of Wisdom: Reading Genesis (review)

pp. 161-163 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0035

A Woman's Place is in the House: Royal Women of Judah and Their Involvement in the House of David (review)

pp. 163-165 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0029

Reading Women's Stories: Female Characters in the Hebrew Bible (review)

pp. 165-166 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0002

Women, Birth and Death in Jewish Law and Practice (review)

pp. 166-168 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0001

Contemporary Orthodox Judaism's Response to Modernity (review)

pp. 168-170 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0010

Love Your Neighbor and Yourself: A Jewish Approach to Modern Personal Ethics (review)

pp. 170-173 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0015

Major Turning Points in Jewish Intellectual History (review)

pp. 173-175 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0032

Levinas and Biblical Studies (review)

pp. 175-177 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0009

The Curse of Ham: Race and Slavery in Early Judaism, Christianity and Islam (review)

pp. 177-180 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0031

Fashioning Jewish Identity in Medieval Western Christendom (review)

pp. 180-182 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0004

Jews in Poland-Lithuania in the Eighteenth Century: A Genealogy of Modernity (review)

pp. 182-184 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0037

Secret City: The Hidden Jews of Warsaw 1940-1945 (review)

pp. 184-186 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0014

Nach der Verfolgung: Wiedergutmachung nationalsozialistischen Unrechts in Deutschland? (review)

pp. 186-188 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0034

Der Ring der Mythen: Die Wagner-Kontroverse in Israel (review)

pp. 188-190 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0013

The Invention of a Nation: Zionist Thought and the Making of Modern Israel (review)

pp. 191-193 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0036

The Americanization of Zionism, 1897-1948 (review)

pp. 193-195 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0021

Support Any Friend: Kennedy's Middle East and the Making of the U. S.-Israel Alliance (review)

pp. 195-198 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0027

Pollution in a Promised Land: An Environmental History of Israel (review)

pp. 198-200 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0008

From Falashas to Ethiopian Jews: The External Influences for Change c.1860-1960 (review)

pp. 200-202 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0030

The Cambridge Companion to Jewish American Literature (review)

pp. 202-204 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0003

The Plot Against America (review)

pp. 204-206 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0016

Book Notes

Book Notes

pp. 207-232 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2006.0007

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